Our latest weekly members bulletin can be found below. Additionally, an archive of all previous bulletins can be found below also.
The SENs: Friday 28th April 2017
Wednesday evening saw a gathering at the Glad Café in Glasgow to celebrate the ‘incorporation’ of Glasgow SEN (GSEN) as an independent organisation. Supported by CEiS for several years, GSEN is now ‘flying solo’. Over 70 folk heard Betty Elliot (Chair), Will Tyler- Greig
The SENs: Friday 21st April 2017
Last week’s launch of the Social Enterprise Action Plan includes a series of actions and activities that Scottish Govt will look to support over the next three years. Amongst these are some ‘early actions’ - two of which Senscot will be directly involved in. The Partnership and Procurement
The SENs: Thursday 13th April 2017
Recently, we invited Thematic SENs to participate in a Tick List Survey – identifying activities or policy areas that SEN members were keen to address in the year ahead. One of area identified was working to combat loneliness and isolation. A useful resource on this issue is the VHS Loneliness
The SENs: Friday 7th April 2017
Following yesterday's International Day of Sport for Development and Peace, today sees the publication of a comprehensive Sport for Change research project, conducted by Research Scotland on behalf of the Robertson Trust, sportscotland and the Scottish Government. Positive outcomes of the research include
The SENs: Friday 31st March 2017
Senscot and Social Firms Scotland were in Brussels this week to reengage with the EUSEN, where we had the opportunity to take park in the Euclid Network’s Gathering to Grow II event at the European Parliament. The focus of the conference was to highlight the work of Euclid members and to support
The SENs: Friday 24th March 2017
Senscot joined hundreds of social entrepreneurs and sector stakeholders at the SE Exchange, hosted by Social Enterprise Scotland, on Tuesday at the Corn Exchange in Edinburgh. The event kicked off with a speech from Jeane Freeman MSP, who spoke of a “shared mission between government and business
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